Breaking taboos for its own sake is adolescent, especially other people’s taboos. But there’s a grown up question in the game of Perverse, a magazine responding to a call from editor Chrissy Williams for “deliberate, obstinate, unreasonable or unacceptable poems” The question is: ‘What’s the particular decorum you would feel queasiest offending? What energies, for good or ill, would it release if I did?’ Then you can choose.
Issue 3 is just out, including a small perversity of mine. Available by email subscription or by twitterfeed - https://twitter.com/perversemag
Published: 22 July, 2018